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Item 16788

Presque Isle Memorials 1900

Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society

Date: 1900

Location: Presque Isle

Media: Photographic print

Item 13222

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook 1943

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1943

Location: Westbrook

Media: Photographic print

Item 13220

Children's room, Walker Memorial Library, 1943

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1943

Location: Westbrook

Media: Photographic print

Tax Records Showing 3 of 6 View All

Item 70369

Assessor's Record, 133 Pleasant Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clark Memorial Church

Use: Shed

Item 70368

135 Pleasant Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clark Memorial Church

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 75995

653 Stevens Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The George W. Leighton Company

Use: Factory - Cemetery Memorials

Exhibits Showing 3 of 83 View All

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Headstone of Joshua Allen, Portland, 1805

A Day for Remembering

Most societies have had rituals or times set aside to honor ancestors, those who have died and have paved the way for the living. Memorial Day, the last Monday in May, is the day Americans have set aside for such remembrances.

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Hermann Kotzschmar, Portland, ca. 1850

The Kotzschmar Memorial Organ

A fire and two men whose lives were entwined for more than 50 years resulted in what is now considered to be "the Jewel of Portland" -- the Austin organ that was given to the city of Portland in 1912.

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Woodbury K. Dana's grave, Westbrook, 1924

Memorializing Civil War Veterans: Portland & Westbrook

Three cemeteries -- all of which were in Westbrook during the Civil War -- contain headstones of Civil War soldiers. The inscriptions and embellishments on the stones offer insight into sentiments of the eras when the soldiers died.

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John Bapst High School basketball Booster button, Bangor, ca. 1950

John Bapst Memorial High School

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Site Page

Site of Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland, ca. 1921

Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Cumberland's Prince Memorial Library : Evolution of a Community Institution

1995 constructionItem Contributed byPrince Memorial Library Young Adult Room (1996) The Prince Memorial Library Young Adult Challenge was launched…

Site Page

Site of Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland, ca. 1921

Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Cumberland's Prince Memorial Library : Evolution of a Community Institution

1995 constructionItem Contributed byPrince Memorial Library Young Adult Room (1996) The Prince Memorial Library Young Adult Challenge was launched…

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 17 View All

Story

USCG Boot Camp Experience, Vietnam War era

by Peter S. Morgan, Jr.


"Letters to the Wall" Memorial Day

Story

Apple Time - a visit to the ancestral farm

by Randy Randall


Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.

Story

Memories of working at the Criterion Theatre

by Vernon L. Cox


Working as a teenager with projectionest Roy Blake at the Criterion Theater